Finance

Jul 21, 2008
Net earnings at Supervalu hit a record $162 million in the first quarter...
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Jul 21, 2008
In a study of more than 540 nationwide companies that ranked the most-...
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Jul 20, 2008
A&P announced Monday that sales for the first quarter were $2.9...
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Jul 20, 2008
Lowe’s Cos. Canada, ULC announced Monday that it plans to open three...
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Jul 20, 2008
Hayward, Calif.-based Mervyn’s may be forced to file for Chapter 11...
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Jul 20, 2008
Discount shoe retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc. announced on Saturday that it...
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Jul 20, 2008
A just-released survey from Deloitte warns the nation’s retailers that not...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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